Funders

The generosity of so many has made it possible to change the lives of thousands of young children. Thank you!

$40,001  – $60,000

  • Tanimura Family Foundation

$25,000 – $40,000 

  • DeWitt Fund of the Community Foundation for Monterey County
  • Monterey Peninsula Foundation, host of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
  • Taylor Farms
  • Community Foundation for Monterey County: The John & Mary Dawson Learning Fund,  Shirley I. Thackara Fund, Lewis and Gloria Fenton Fund, and the Fuqua Family Foundation

$10,000 – $24,999

  • Barnet Segal Charitable Trust
  • Dunspaugh-Dalton Foundation Inc.
  • Harden Foundation
  • Lois Lenski Covey Foundation
  • Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation
  • Pebble Beach Company Foundation
  • Reiter Berry Farms, Inc. Fund at Community Foundation Santa Cruz County

$5,000 – $9,999

  • Alex Lilley
  • Community Foundation for Monterey County, Organizational Development Grant
  • F. Robert Nunes Family Fund
  • Pebble Beach Company Foundation
  • Rita & Luis Echinque Charitable Foundation
  • St. Dunstan’s Foundation
  • The UpJohn California Fund

$1,001 – $4,999

  • 100 Women Who Care
  • Anonymous
  • Carmel Rotary Fund of the Community Foundation for Monterey County (classroom sponsor)
  • Dollar General Literacy Foundation
  • Gannett Foundation
  • Letitia Bennett
  • MUFG Union Bank
  • Naturipe Berry Growers
  • The Nunes Company
  • Wells Fargo
  • Yellow Brick Road

$200 – $1,000

  • Amy Anderson and George Somero
  • Barbara, John and Tyler Greenway
  • Bert Gerlitz
  • Brad & Laura Neibling in Memory of their grandson John Walter Niebling
  • Carmel Host Lions Club
  • Charles and Patricia Asmus Trust
  • Craig Kaplan and Beth Brennan
  • Cynthia Hertlein
  • Delta Kappa Gamma Society
  • Donald & Tiffany Buraglio
  • Donna Van Noy
  • Edward and Patricia Bulkley
  • Eric and Brad Link
  • Franklin Legacy Fund
  • Grace Merrill
  • Helen Ogden and Rick McGarrity
  • James Sarno
  • Jay Mahoney/Peterson Family Fund
  • Jeff & Diana Hitchcock
  • Jeff Taggart
  • Joel and Lisa Knight
  • Judy and Don Kirk
  • Kate O’Sullivan and Kurt Bauer
  • Katherine M. Reneker and Benjamin C. Reneker
  • Kathleen Morell
  • Kimberly Gilbreath
  • Mahoney/Peterson Family Fund
  • Marjorie McNeely Fund for the Blind or Illiterate of the Community Foundation for Monterey County
  • Mary De Groat and Justin Thornburg
  • Marylu and David Mesa
  • Melanie and Eric Allen
  • Meredith Mullins
  • Michael Covey and Jacqueline DeLu
  • Monterey Peninsula Volunteer Services Benefit Shop
  • Pacific International Markeing
  • Rabobank
  • Ralph Knox Foundation
  • Rose Evers
  • Sam Bishop and Elena Laborde
  • Susan Spiegel
  • Susana Bugarin
  • The Nancy B. Zaro Living Trust
  • Tina Silveston Monterey Bay Educational Center
  • Virginia and Byron Bassett
  • William and Nancy Doolittle
  • Women of St. Dunstans

$100 – $199

  • Brian Stettenbenz
  • Bryan Searcy
  • Carol Jackson
  • Carol King
  • Charles & Patricia Asmus Trust
  • Chris & Matt Christian
  • Church Brothers, LLC
  • Darren Baldwin and Lissie Simpson, Dan Baldwin and Anne Ylvisaker Fund
  • Diana Lannon
  • Eva Parrott
  • Harper Gernet-Girard
  • Heidi Fisher
  • Janel Yamasaki
  • Jason and Lynn Baskett
  • Jo Ann Novoson
  • Judy & Don Kirk in Memory of Rear Admiral Peter Conrad
  • Karl Pallastrini
  • Kris Hyland
  • Laura Hooper
  • Lori Scott Stewart
  • Lynn Monnes
  • Marcy Rustad
  • Margaret D’Arrigo-Martin and Steve Martin in Memory of Alexis Claire Martin
  • Mark & Michele Burger Living Trust
  • Meredity Mullins
  • Mia Jarick
  • Michael Stamp
  • Mitch and Carol Gooze
  • Patty Marlow
  • Sonia Aramburo
  • Stamp/Erickson Law Firm
  • Timothy Taggart
  • Tony Tollnes
  • Tracy Townsend-Gieg
  • Victoria Kellog

Special In-Kind Service

Book Donations and Drives

  • Alisal Union School District
  • Anita McKean
  • Carmel Middle School Interact Club
  • Costco
  • First 5, Monterey County
  • Natalie Low
  • Reiter Affliated Companies
  • Tularcitos Elementary School

We would also like to thank the funders of Monterey County Gives! and the many individuals who donate to us throughout the year.